September 14, 2016 Subject:
A journey through ther kingdom of oude
Oude or Avadh lies in today's Uttar Pradesh In India. In 1902 AD it was United Provinces of Agra and Avadh. In 1937 AD it was renamed as United Provinces. After independence, in January 12, 1950, it got its present name of Uttar Pradesh.
Having a colorful history featuring annexation by the British of the Princely state of Avadh numerous battles and skirmishes between the rulers of Avadh and the British Infantry( East India Co.) have been fought all chronicled in the above book.